Capvis’ Acquisition Of HMP

Ashurst advised Felss Group on the financing of the acquisition of HMP group companies Heinrich Mueller Maschinenfabrik GmbH and HMP Umformtechnik GmbH, a Pforzheim-based expert in forming technology.

The financing is provided by a consortium led by savings banks (Sparkassen) Biberach and Pforzheim-Calw, who already financed the acquisition of Felss Group by Capvis, one of the leading financial investors in Europe.

The Ashurst team was led by partner Dr Bernd Egbers (Picture) and senior associate Isabell Hitzer. They were supported by associate Franziska Sauer and paralegal Fei Li (all Banking & Finance, Munich). Partner Dr Martin Bünning and associate Carina Park provided tax law advice (both Frankfurt).

Involved fees earner: Martin Bünning – Ashurst; Bernd Egbers – Ashurst; Isabell Hitzer (née Pöller) – Ashurst; Carina Park – Ashurst; Franziska Sauer – Ashurst;

Law Firms: Ashurst;

Clients: Felss Group;